The NEU Executive comprises the National Officers, 64 Geographical members, three equality constituency members and three sector seat constituency members.  The Executive is responsible for the governance, management and control of the Union by Rule. The first elections to the NEU Executive took place in 2018 and members took office on 1 January 2019.  The second Executive takes office from 1 September 2021 for a two-year period.  The Executive meets eight times per year.  

National Officers (2021-2022)

President – Daniel Kebede 

Vice-President – Louise Atkinson

Past President – Robin Bevan

Hazel Danson - Treasurer

Louise Regan - Membership & Equalities Officer 

Geographical Members

England and Wales are divided into multi-seat electoral districts and Northern Ireland and Scotland form one electoral district.

Executive districts and members

District 1

City of Sunderland, City of York, Co Durham, Cumbria, Darlington, Gateshead, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, North Tyneside, North Yorkshire, Redcar & Cleveland, South Tyneside, Stockton

KILPATRICK, Amy
KILPATRICK, Sarah
PARKER, Emma
HAWKINS, Nicola Sarah

District 2

Barnsley, Bradford, Calderdale, Doncaster, Kirklees, Leeds, Rotherham, Sheffield, Wakefield

MURPHY, Patrick
LEWIS, Louise
MURCH, Simon
BARNES, Allison

District 3

City of Derby, City of Leicester, East Riding, Hull, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Northern Derbyshire, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Southern Derbyshire

SCOTT, Steve
CLARKSON, Simon
HARDY, Wendy
WHEATLEY, Sheena

District 4

Blackburn with Darwen, Blackpool, City of Preston, East Lancashire, Fylde and Wyre, Halton, Isle of Man, Knowsley, Lancaster and Morecambe, Liverpool, Sefton, South West Lancashire, St Helens, Warrington, Wirral

COLLINGWOOD, Siobhan
GLOVER, Peter
GWYNN, Deborah
WATKINSON, Ian

District 5

Bolton, Bury, Cheshire East, Cheshire West & Chester, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford, Wigan

WIGMORE, Nick
TAYLOR, Dawn
FLEET, Joanne Amy
WINDEATT, Iain

District 6

Bedford, Cambridgeshire, Central Bedfordshire, East Northants, Ipswich and South Suffolk, Luton, Norfolk, North East Suffolk, North Northants, Northampton, Peterborough, South West Northants, West Suffolk

LITTLE, Gawain
MITCHELL, Tom
MURPHY, Deirdre
SWEENEY, Niamh

District 7

Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Shropshire, Solihull, Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, Telford and Wrekin, Walsall, Wolverhampton

DENSON, Christopher
DOWNES, Nicky
PERRY, Shirley
THOMAS, Charles

District 8

Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Oxfordshire, South Gloucestershire, Swindon, Warwickshire, Wiltshire, Worcestershire

CARTER, Sarah
MCCAULEY, Sean
DUTTON, Chris
ROSE, Emma

District 9

Buckinghamshire, Central Essex, East Essex, Hertfordshire, Milton Keynes, North East Essex, North West Essex, Overseas Service Children’s Education (Germany & Cyprus), South Essex, Southend, Thurrock, West Essex

KEARNS, Phillipa
McKENZIE, Heather
SACKWILD, Murray
TOWNSHEND, Georgia-blue

District 10

Brighton & Hove, East Kent, East Sussex, Hastings, Lewes, Eastbourne and Wealden, Medway, North Kent, South Kent, West Kent, West Sussex

CHAMBERS, Warren
CLARKE, Philip
HUCKSTEP, Julie
PARMINTER, Sima

District 11

Bracknell Forest, Isle of Wight,  North East Hampshire, Portsmouth, Reading, Slough, South East Hampshire, Southampton, Surrey, West Berkshire, West Hampshire, Windsor & Maidenhead, Wokingham

VACANCY
WILLIAMS, Karen C.M.
COUGHLIN, Dominic
KENT, Susan

District 12

Bath & NE Somerset, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, Bristol, Cornwall & Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Guernsey, Jersey, North Somerset, Plymouth, Somerset, Torbay

CAFFREY, Sheila
REDDIFORD, Jon
HEAD, Robin
LAVELLE-SULLIVAN, Fiona

District 13

Blaenau Gwent, Brecon, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Merthyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Montgomery, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Radnor, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Swansea,Tawe Afan Need, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan, Wrexham,  Ynys Mon

CANAVAN, Mairead
McLEAN, Elizabeth Ann
O’NEILL, Hannah

District 14

Camden, Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea, Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark, Tower Hamlets and the City, Wandsworth, Westminster

KENNY, Alex
EDWARDS, Jessica
CHOUDHURY, Abdul
PATON, Kirstie

District 15

Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Enfield, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kingston Upon Thames, Merton, Richmond on Thames, Sutton

BEALE, Debra
COOPER, Jenny
CROCE, Andrea
SIMMS, Stefan

District 16

Barking & Dagenham, Bexley, Bromley, Croydon, Haringey, Havering, Newham, Redbridge Waltham Forest

BYRNE, Dominic
BEGG, Mehreen
HARLOW, Ed
CUFFARO, Louise

District 17

Scotland; Northern Ireland

WHITE, Gordon

Constituencies

Equality Constituencies

Black Member Constituency – HENRY, Denise S
LGBT+ Member Constituency – DE GROOT, Kacey
Disabled Member Constituency – JOHNSON, Colleen

Sector Seat Constituencies

Support Staff Constituency – FAY, Trish
Independent Schools Constituency – METCALF, Brian
Post-16 Establishments Constituency – BLACKIE, Duncan

Executive schedule of meetings

4 September 2021 (Sat) - Special Executive - elections/induction
2 October 2021 (Sat)
25 November 2021 (Thu)
20 January 2022 (Thu)
5 March 2022 (Sat) – Conference Amendments
31 March 2022 (Thu)
7 May 2022 (Sat)
9 June 2022 (Thu)
16 July 2022(Sat)
6 October 2022 (Thu)
26 November 2022 (Sat)